Events to watch for in November include: Friday Night Film: Jersey Boys (2014), Intro to Zinio – Download Digital Magazines and more.
Events to watch for in December include: A Christmas Carol: A Dramatic Reading, Cooking Program: Quick & Easy Holiday Hors d’oeuvres & Desserts, Intro to Hoopla: Music, Audiobooks and Movies and more.
 
  November events for kids include Sing-Along Stories  and Black Friday Flick- Muppets: Most Wanted.
  December events for kids include Book Buddies Reading to Dogs, Sing-Along Stories, and Vacation Week Family Event—Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along.
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Help pave the way to a new McAuliffe Branch Library by having a brick engraved with your special message.


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CREATION STATION
The Creation Station computer offers access to advanced software applications such as Adobe Creative Suite, and Microsoft Project, Visio, and Visual Studio. Please see staff at our Reference Department to get started.
  Creation Station
The Friends of the Framingham Library graciously provided funding for much of the Creation Station.
McAuliffe Branch Building Project
The Framingham Public Library Foundation is actively fundraising for the new McAuliffe Project and long-term for the entire Library System. The Foundation's Fundraising Committee is looking for volunteers to help us meet our target.
For more information please call or email:
Ruth Winett
President
Framingham Public Library Foundation
508-877-1938
rwinett@rcn.com
An anonymous donor has agreed to match all new pledges and cash contributions made to the Framingham Public Library Foundation, up to a total of $20,000. This offer applies to cash donations made between August 1, 2014 and June 30, 2015, or whenever the goal is met. That means the foundation will receive a total of $40,000! There are also numerous naming opportunities available for areas and furnishings at the new Branch. Learn more or donate online at http://www.framlibfoundation.org/donate-now/. The identity of the donor will be revealed once the fundraising goal has been met.  
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A ceremony was held at the Framingham Public Library to accept the first of five checks from the state to build the new McAuliffe Branch Library in Framingham.
MBLC Check Ceremony
In attendance were three Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC), Mary Ann Cluggish, Mary Rose Quinn, Gregory Shesko and Celeste Bruno, MBLC staff, Sen. Karen Spilka, Rep. Chris Walsh, Rep. Tom Sannicandro and Rep. Tom Conroy, Town Manager Robert Halpin, Selectmen Dennis Giombetti (Chair) and Michael Bower, Moderator Terri Banerjee and Framingham Library Trustees Elizabeth Fideler (Chair), Sam Klaidman, Chris Walsh and Director Mark Contois.
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HooplaNew! Download music, audiobooks, movies and TV. No holds, no late fees.
Zinio
New! Download magazines with Zinio. No holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.

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Glassdoor
New! An inside look at jobs and companies. Anonymous reviews and salary data from employees and interview candidates.
DMV
New! Get ready for your Permit Test with free online practice exams!
Mango
Start learning a new language with Mango.
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Consumer Reports is online for Framingham Residents!
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Teen Advisers needed
for the 2014–2015 school year!

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The Homework Center is open!
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Food Drive at the Main Library
Help to stock the shelves of the Hope Worldwide Framingham Food Pantry. The Hope Food Pantry is located at 214 Concord Street in downtown Framingham. Please click here for details.
Hindi Language Books
Do you know someone who reads Hindi? We now have Hindi language books in our International Collection. Thank you to the Morse Institute Library for their generous loan of this wonderful collection. We also have Hindi language books in our Children’s room. Please ask for details about our Hindi books, or about other languages in our International Collection.
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Drop-in Computer, Resume, and eBook Help is available in the main library Reference Department.
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SOAR 55, Service Opportunities After Reaching 55
If you are 55 plus and interested in exploring how local volunteering can expand your world, SOAR 55 will provide you with a professional and personal volunteer search for an assignment that matches your skills, interests and schedule. Please click here for details.
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